Bullying is expensive

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  1. Shithead

    Shithead Well-Known Member

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    Students get $4.5M payout for enduring anti-Semetic bullying
    By Jennifer Bain and Josh Saul

    July 10, 2015 | 1:47am

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    Bullied students Taylor Eccleston (left) and Olivia Cohen (headband) leave court Thursday. Photo: Matthew McDermott

    A federal judge approved a $4.5 million settlement Thursday for five students who suffered anti-Semitic abuse at upstate schools.

    The students and their families had sued the Pine Bush school district in 2012, accusing administrators of turning a blind eye to swastika graffiti, Holocaust jokes and violent attacks against Jewish students at elementary, middle and high schools.

    “My son was told you’re nothing more than ashes. He was slapped on the school bus by a girl who called him a dirty Jew,” said David Cohen. “My daughter had dirt thrown at her and money shoved in her mouth.”

    The White Plains judge’s approval comes after the district settled the suit last month for the sum.

    Pine Bush may have to raise taxes to pay it off, local reports say. The district serves parts of Orange, Sullivan Ulster and counties.

    Officials also agreed to reforms, such as mandatory classes to “recognize and report anti-Semitic graffiti, name-calling . . . and other forms of anti-Semitic harassment.”

    “It’s a very significant settlement and sweeping reform, and we hope this will be a new day in Pine Bush,” said a school-district lawyer.
     
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    Those Jews always manage to fuck people out of their money, don't they. :coffee:
     
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    Calloused Shins Well-Known Member

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    Bullying can make you strong, or break you, and now get you rich... Glad to see they're trying to clean this problem up. Oh, and nice chesticles Taylor
     
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    Looks like Taylor was slapped a Yamaka.
     
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    That sucks. Now that school district has to raise property taxes on the locals.
     
  6. Mr Fantastic

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    Methinks Olivia's dad is too cheap to invest in some Propecia. :wigtip:
     
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    teehee Friend Of The Friendless

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    Thats a lot of marbles for being bullied..:eek:
     
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    Who puts on a suit and thinks "I know what will complete this look - a BASEBALL HAT! ":yay:
     
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    MyLazyHand Russia and France Know What to Do

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    Fortunately he doesn't own a football helmet.
     
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    I wouldn't mind this type of bullying so much.
     
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    Maybe it's a j-thang? :dontknow:


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    I wonder if they had difficulty finding a lawyer willing to take the case?
     
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    Let her try that bullshit at some inner City school. Fuck her. Bullshit lawsuits like this hurt everyone. - (like the gay cake)
     
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    MyLazyHand Russia and France Know What to Do

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    I wonder how much difficulty they'll have when the bill arrives.
     
  16. HowieStearn

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    clever arent they? and they always hire their own
     
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    rumballs will love this
     
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    The question is how the fuck did they build such a good case? In my school if you were caught doing anything remotely racist you'd be suspended on the spot. That was to stop shit like this.
     
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    Now they even figured out how to turn being bullied into an investment.
     
  20. PSU Shower Room

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    I wouldn't say that's always the case.

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